Railway Heritage

As the Railway served a large country district there were many stops along the route. With the decline and closure of the Railway, many buildings were disposed of before their historical value was realised.

389.James Jubb copy

Station Sites

Some Railway Stations remain as much loved heritage and others have been returned to the Trail thanks to a great deal of community support and hard work.


Bridges and Tunnels

The Otago Central Railway may have been closed in 1990, the track dismantled in 1991 – but the supporting structure of the “Line of a Hundred Bridges” (as it was nic…

Hyde Station Inside

Other Rail Heritage

Rail heritage is still in evidence along the Trail and along with the stories, have become woven into our heritage and pioneering psyche.